Seoul Appoints Manny Pacquiao As Global Ambassador
Ringo | On 04, Jan 2018
Manny Pacquiao added another line on his resume after he was appointed as the global ambassador for a foreign city.
The Seoul Metropolitan Government announced that Pacquiao, am eight-time boxing world division will the city’s global ambassador “for his leading role in enhancing the relationship and exchanges between South Korea and the Philippines.”
The Straitstimes reported that Manny Pacquiao is set to visit the City Hall of Seoul where Mayor Park Won-soon will present him for his formal appointment.
“Senator Pacquiao is the boxing legend of Asia,” a statement released by the city government said. “Coming from a childhood of limited means, he is also known as the king of donations for the fortune he contributes every year to help better the lives of the poor in his community.”
This move by Seoul is to strengthen its relationship with key cities.